The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Software Development
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 13 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 31 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 11.15% 7.77% 6.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.70% 10.67% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 10
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £322 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £37.23
% change year-on-year +2.36% +13.49%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 244 150 151
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 87.77% 72.82% 67.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 80 91
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £675 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -71.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Derbyshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Derbyshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Derbyshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Derbyshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Derbyshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Derbyshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -1 27 £475 +30.67% 7
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Derbyshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 17 (31.48%) Git (software)
2 15 (27.78%) Manufacturing
3 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 11 (20.37%) Java
6 10 (18.52%) SAP
7 9 (16.67%) RESTful
7 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (16.67%) Automotive
7 9 (16.67%) Finance
7 9 (16.67%) HTML
8 8 (14.81%) Hibernate
8 8 (14.81%) Retail
8 8 (14.81%) Spring
8 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 8 (14.81%) Degree
8 8 (14.81%) Waterfall
8 8 (14.81%) Scenario Testing
9 7 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (12.96%) Validation
9 7 (12.96%) C++
9 7 (12.96%) Oracle
9 7 (12.96%) OO
9 7 (12.96%) ISEB
9 7 (12.96%) Project Management
10 6 (11.11%) Eclipse
10 6 (11.11%) MySQL
10 6 (11.11%) JUnit
10 6 (11.11%) J2EE
10 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.85%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.70%) Slack
2 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Skype
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (11.11%) MySQL
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.85%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) Essbase
4 1 (1.85%) HDInsight
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.85%) Power BI
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 6 (11.11%) JUnit
2 6 (11.11%) Mockito
3 5 (9.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (9.26%) Hudson
3 5 (9.26%) JIRA
3 5 (9.26%) MyEclipse
4 4 (7.41%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.85%) Bower
6 1 (1.85%) gulp
6 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.85%) Maven
6 1 (1.85%) Protractor
6 1 (1.85%) Subversion
6 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 9 (16.67%) Automotive
2 9 (16.67%) Finance
3 8 (14.81%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Business IT Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) IT Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) IT Business Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) C++ Developer
6 5 (9.26%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (9.26%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Software Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Senior IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) HTML
1 9 (16.67%) RESTful
2 8 (14.81%) Hibernate
2 8 (14.81%) Spring
3 6 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 6 (11.11%) J2EE
4 5 (9.26%) EJB
4 5 (9.26%) EJB 3.0
4 5 (9.26%) JPA
4 5 (9.26%) MFC
4 5 (9.26%) Web Services
5 4 (7.41%) .NET
5 4 (7.41%) EDI
6 3 (5.56%) HTML5
7 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (3.70%) D3.js
7 2 (3.70%) Entity Framework
7 2 (3.70%) Spring Boot
7 2 (3.70%) WinForms
7 2 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) User Experience
3 4 (7.41%) Fat Client
3 4 (7.41%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.70%) EPoS
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 8 (14.81%) Scenario Testing
2 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
2 8 (14.81%) Waterfall
3 7 (12.96%) OO
3 7 (12.96%) Project Management
3 7 (12.96%) Validation
4 6 (11.11%) SDLC
4 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Business Process Analysis
5 5 (9.26%) ERP
5 5 (9.26%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (9.26%) Scrum
5 5 (9.26%) Software Delivery
5 5 (9.26%) UML
5 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
6 4 (7.41%) Order to Cash
7 3 (5.56%) MVC
7 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
2 11 (20.37%) Java
3 7 (12.96%) C++
4 5 (9.26%) SQL
5 4 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) C
6 2 (3.70%) XAML
7 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) R
7 1 (1.85%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) ISEB
3 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) SAP
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Anaplan
4 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) Twitter